The definitive book on America's most popular perennial includes everything you need to know about growing daffodils, from forcing paper-whites in indoor containers to naturalizing masses of daffodils in a woodland glade.In a field long dominated by British horticulturists, this is the first exhaustive text on daffodils written by and for American gardeners. The book has been garnered from the Heaths' decades of experience growing daffodils and helping commercial and home gardeners.An encyclopedic, full-color listing of the 200 best cultivars for North American gardens makes this volume an indispensable guide for daffodil selection. Its thorough yet personable approach, along with the sheer beauty of its color photographs, makes Daffodils for American Gardens a welcome addition to any gardener's bookshelf.WATER The moisture needs of daffodil bulbs are heavy and critical during the spring growing season, virtually nonexistent during summer dormancy, light and ... Concrete reinforcing wire makes an excellent 6aquot; template for spacing bulbs.
|Title||:||Daffodils for American gardens|
|Author||:||Brent Heath, Becky Heath|
|Publisher||:||Elliott & Clark Pub - 1995-08|